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1 9 6 0 (UK)
7 x 30 minute episodes

counterattack3This seven-part black & white series from ITV followed the Enid Blyton-esque escapades of a group of three children during the German occupation of the Channel Islands during World War II.

Terry Benson (Jeremy Bulloch), Cliff Delamere (Murray Yeo) and his sister, Carol (Irene French) create as much havoc as they can for Major Heinrich Wolf (Joseph Fürst) and his batman Kurt (Scot Finch) – who are billeted at the Delamere’s shop – with the help of a secret radio and Cliff and Carol’s big sister, Jean (Etain O’Dell).

Terry Benson
Jeremy Bulloch
Cliff Delamere
Murray Yeo
Carol Delamere
Irene French
Jean Delamere
Etain O’Dell
Tom Benson
Leslie Sands
Major Heinrich Wolf
Joseph Fürst
Mr Prout
Bruno Barnabe
Oliver Neville
Kurt Lander
Scot Finch


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